Scholarships for Mid-Shore Students


The 2017/2018 Pooled Scholarship Program has closed. 

Scholarships will be awarded on May 12, 2018.

The 2018/2019  Pooled Scholarship Program will open on December 1, 2018.


Pauline and Shirley T. Smith Scholarship

The Mid-Shore Community Foundation provides oversight and administers the payments for the
Smith Scholarship; the application and selection process is managed by an external selection committee.

The Smith Scholarship is for students to attend Salisbury University or the University of Maryland College Park.

Applicants must meet the following criteria.
Applicant must have graduated from a public school in Talbot, Caroline or Dorchester County;
must have one or more semesters of college credits, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher;
must demonstrate financial need; must work and contribute to the cost of their education.

The deadline for submission is May 31, 2018. 


Contact Megan Cook at